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Tunisia: 'Only a Muslim Can Be President'

Tunisia: 'Only a Muslim Can Be President'

Tunisian Parliament passes law stating that Islam is state religion - and as such, President can only be Muslim as a 'good citizen.'Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 06/01/2014 22:11
Syria: 25 Lashes for Failing to Pray

Syria: 25 Lashes for Failing to Pray

Rebels' Islamic court punishes two men who did not take part in Friday prayers at the mosque.Dalit Halevy, 04/01/2014 22:17
Saudi Man Arrested For Giving Free Hugs

Saudi Man Arrested For Giving Free Hugs

Man inspired by viral Youtube video tries giving free hugs, arrested by Saudi religious police for 'exotic practices.'Ari Yashar, 21/11/2013 21:34
Libya Making Its Laws 'More Islamic'

Libya Making Its Laws 'More Islamic'

Amid ongoing instability Libya announces new committee to make its laws better conform with Islamic Sharia law.Ari Yashar, 15/11/2013 11:12
Genocide: Dealing with Evil

Genocide: Dealing with Evil

Iran’s genocidal threat to “wipe Israel off the map” or “death to the United States” is not mere bluster. Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 25/10/2013 12:15
Cleric: Amputation Cheaper Than Jail

Cleric: Amputation Cheaper Than Jail

Canadian Islamic doctor sparks controversy by suggesting the application of extreme punishments dictated by Muslim law.Kochava Rozenbaum , 03/09/2013 21:59
Israeli Druze Envoy: Game Over for PA and Abbas

Israeli Druze Envoy: Game Over for PA and Abbas

Abbas "does not even represent his wife," says Israeli Druze envoy.The real Mideast problem is Islamic fundamentalism, he says.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/12/2012 10:36